bySchumann, Robert, 1810-1856; Pierson, Henry Hugo, 1815-1873 [Translator]
Book from Project Gutenberg: Advice to Young Musicians. Musikalische Haus- und Lebens-Regeln Library of Congress Classification: ML Topic: Music -- Instruction and study Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/28219
Touch in piano-playing.--On the mystery of phrasing in piano-playing.--Hints on the right interpretation of Bach's Woltempirirteclavier on the piano.--Educational editions of piano classics.--Appendix: Curiosities of doctrine on piano touch Topic: Piano -- Instruction and study
Many American classroom teachers fervently claim not to be able to sing and are considered 'non-singers.' Studies reported here reveal a paradox : put in a context where singing is approached from another perspective, those same people can and do sing. How did they come to think of themselves otherwise? A close look at the terms 'singer' and 'singing' reveals the ways in which the meanings of these words are socially and culturally constructed... --Abstract Topic: Singing -- Instruction and study.